geomorphic
adjective Date: 1893 geomorphological

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • geomorphic — /jee euh mawr fik/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to the form of the earth or the forms of its surface. 2. resembling the earth in form. [1890 95; GEO + MORPHIC] * * * …   Universalium

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  • geomorphic — adj. resembling the shape of the Earth; of geomorphology, of the study of the origin and configuration of land formations on the Earth s surface …   English contemporary dictionary

  • geomorphic — [ˌdʒi:ə(ʊ) mɔ:fɪk] adjective relating to the form of the landscape and other natural features of the earth s surface …   English new terms dictionary

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  • geomorphic — ge•o•mor•phic [[t]ˌdʒi əˈmɔr fɪk[/t]] adj. 1) geo of, resembling, or pertaining to the form of the earth or of its surface features 2) geo of or pertaining to the form of any celestial body or of its surface features • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • geomorphic — /dʒioʊˈmɔfɪk/ (say jeeoh mawfik) adjective 1. of or relating to the figure of the earth, or the forms of its surface. 2. resembling the earth in form …   Australian English dictionary

  • geomorphic —   a. pertaining to or like the form or figure of the earth.    ♦ geomorphogeny, n. study of earth forms.    ♦ geomorphology, n. study of form, nature and evolution on earth s surface …   Dictionary of difficult words

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